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Health Highlights

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Pets Bring Health Benefits

Did you know that most U.S. homes have a pet? Having a pet can lower stress, improve heart health, and help children with social skills.

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Unexplained Cases of Allergic Reactions Linked to Red Meat

Researchers found that some people's repeated, severe allergic reactions stemmed from a red meat allergy linked to a specific type of tick bite.

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How Common Is Mental Illness?

One of every six adults in the United States has a mental illness. Check out statistics for dozens of types.

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Bullying Prevention

Teach kids how to identify bullying-and how to stand up to it safely.